2019 State of the Union

When President Trump gave his State of the Union address last week, he made an ambitious promise to "eliminate the H.I.V. epidemic in the United States within 10 years." The announcement was followed by a blueprint from the Department of Health and Human Services that details the administration's plan to concentrate funding for treatment and preventative medicine in a few dozen counties nationwide with the highest rates of infection.

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A look at one of President Donald Trump's statements from his State of the Union address on Tuesday night and how it compares with the facts: 

Trump Highlights Health Agenda With Vow To Lower ‘Unfair’ Drug Prices

Feb 6, 2019
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It was not the centerpiece, but health was a persistent theme in President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address at the Capitol on Tuesday night.